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Through interviews with entrepreneurs and professionals from different working environments, this is a show where we seek to do two things. One: learn about the wide variety of jobs and industries out there. And two: discover career lessons that we can apply to our own work lives.

Career Yak Christopher Goodwillie

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 9 Ratings

Through interviews with entrepreneurs and professionals from different working environments, this is a show where we seek to do two things. One: learn about the wide variety of jobs and industries out there. And two: discover career lessons that we can apply to our own work lives.

    Top Clips of 2020: Part 1

    Top Clips of 2020: Part 1

    Join me as I go back and listen to the one clip that stood out to me from each of the first five Career Yak interviews. These clips jumped out at me as I reviewed the conversations of the past and I hope they can add value to your personal and professional life as well!

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    Music by Scandinavianz, song Wonderland (instrumental)

    • 35 min
    Honoring God Through Your Work - Ken Goodwillie, Owner of Divine Design Handyman and Home Improvements

    Honoring God Through Your Work - Ken Goodwillie, Owner of Divine Design Handyman and Home Improvements

    Listen in as I chat with a special guest, Ken Goodwillie, aka my Dad! He talks about his God-given ability to be handy, his history in Christian ministry and how he eventually started his own home improvement business after being laid off in 2007. Ken goes into detail about how Christians can share Christ with others in the workplace and use their jobs and businesses to honor God. He also highlights the logistics behind starting a business and what it takes to be successful. Don't forget to check out the links that correspond to our conversation below!

    Pathways Video Series 

    Related Blog Post: First Interview with my Dad 

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    Music by Scandinavianz, song Wonderland (instrumental)
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    • 56 min
    BIZ THOUGHTS: You Never Know Who Will Answer

    BIZ THOUGHTS: You Never Know Who Will Answer

    Make the call, don't be afraid to reach out... you never know who will answer.

    Check out my previous episode with Marc McDaniel.

    Check out the interview with Sara Blakely on The School of Greatness Podcast.

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    Music by Scandinavianz, song Wonderland (instrumental)

    • 5 min
    From the Registrar's Office to an Information Security Analyst and How to Change Careers - Erin Plese of Northern Arizona University

    From the Registrar's Office to an Information Security Analyst and How to Change Careers - Erin Plese of Northern Arizona University

    Listen in to learn Erin's story and how she drastically changed her career path and jumped from being an Associate Registrar to an Information Security Analyst. Not only did Erin dive head first into a new tech career with little to no experience, but she increased her pay, and expanded her future opportunities.

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    Music by Scandinavianz, song Wonderland (instrumental)
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    • 1 hr 5 min
    BIZ THOUGHTS: Discovering Your Flaws

    BIZ THOUGHTS: Discovering Your Flaws

    You know what's fun? Feeling wanted, making a sale, getting a promotion. You know what's a bummer? Getting rejected, losing a sale, getting passed over for a job. But no one is perfect and it is paramount that we discover our flaws to learn from them and then grow.

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    Music by Scandinavianz, song Wonderland (instrumental)

    • 6 min
    Growing a Business in the Trucking Industry - Danny Wolfe, VP at Diversified Body and Paint

    Growing a Business in the Trucking Industry - Danny Wolfe, VP at Diversified Body and Paint

    Listen in as I talk shop with Danny Wolfe, a former vendor of mine. Danny sheds light on opening a brand new facility within the last year, what it takes to be motivated in sales, and how to set long term goals and grow a business.

    Check out Diversified Body and Paint online.

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    Music by Scandinavianz, song Wonderland (instrumental)

    Free Sales Resource: Sales Activity Tracker

    • 53 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
9 Ratings

9 Ratings

zionhebraic ,

A fun and informative listen

Well produced, informative as well as entertaining. Often I don’t get through “business podcasts”, but Chris keeps a good flow that keeps you drawn in. Listen in and don’t miss out.

bcaudill12 ,

Mr.Smooth!

This guy has a awesome voice for podcasting! Very soothing.

And he talks real! And about real ideas!

Improve your future!

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